Asterisk cmd Iconv



Iconv is an asterisk application for character conversion.
If you retrieve text from an external data source it might
be necesarry to convert the source characters into a different
character set.



example: (convert CIDNAME from UTF-8 into ISO-8859-1)

exten => 1234,1,Iconv(CIDNAME/ISO-8859-1=${CIDNAME}/UTF-8)

to list the character sets supported by your iconv library type
>iconv -l
on your shell prompt

Return values

Always returns 0.

Version info

  • Iconv() is not part of the standard Asterisk distribution

See also

Created by: szunny, Last modification: Sun 12 of Dec, 2004 (14:19 UTC) by oej
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